Gray couch is getting more and more popularity in recent years. It’s bring a fresh natural look that can easily fit into nearly any decoration style or color scheme. Gray couch can be used in traditional interior style or a modern ones.
However, choosing the right wall paint that can blend perfectly with gray couch can be a tricky job. With the right colors, you can create an elegant looks whether you want the couch to be blend with entire room decor set it up as the focal point for the room.
To find the perfect wall paint color that will match perfectly with gray sofa, our interior design team conduct an experiment with tested a lot of different paint colors. And here in this article, we will share the result of this experiment to you to help you choose the right color paint for your wall that will goes well with gray sofa.
And here is the results :
Best Wall Color for Gray Sofa
Yes, it’s the most easy and simple solution for any room with gray couch. White paint can blended well with any different couch colors, so does with gray. This color also can be used in any different decor style. If you don’t want to take some risk when choosing the right paint color for your living room sofa, than go with white can be the perfect choice for you, as it would never go wrong.
White wall also works great as a canvas, where you can easily hanging any wall decoration items there. If you want to make your living room more colorful and vibrant, than you can use some bright colored wall art. Or, if you want to keep it simple, you can use any minimalist, grayscale, or white and black wall art. The possibility are endless in white wall.
2. Light Gray
Using a lighter shade of gray for wall paint color can make the couch stand out while still look flawless. Those combination also bring a modern and warm atmosphere. Pairing light gray with darker sofa also create a monochromatic looks that is perfect for any modern, minimalist or contemporary style decor.
If you want to create a comfortable and relaxing living room, that light gray may be the best colors options that will goes well with any gray sofa.
3. Light Brown
Most gray color had a cool tone. If you want to add more warmth into your living room, than you can mixing it up with a warmer tone colors. And light brown is one of the warm color than can pair beautifully with gray couch. By using this shade as wall paint, you can keep your living room balanced.
You can use a light brown paint for your accent wall behind the gray sofa and became a focal point for your living room, or use it to paint the entire wall in you living room.
4. Grayish Blue
Most blue shade won’t go well with gray sectional sofa, but we found out there is some shade of blue that can still works great, and one of them is grayish blue. This color is produced by combining blue that is calm and relaxing, and gray undertones. This color look more sophisticated and stylish than a typical blue.
Since this color had some gray composition in it, than that’s the reason why this color looks flawless with the gray couch. Those combination share a similar tone yet a bit of blue effects created a more vibrant and fresh atmosphere.
5. Sage Green
If you want some more darker color to paint your wall, than you can go with sage green. This grayish, silvery undertones green bring a lot more elegant twist rather than the typical green colors. Using this as a wall paint also can create any decor items on this wall looks more stand out, and this is perfect for you who want to show off any of your wall decor as a centerpiece of your living room.
But we highly recommend that you use this kind of colors only for accent wall, as using this wall paint for the entire wall of your living room can make it looks gloomy and dark.
Using a neutral tone colors such as beige for the wall paint behind gray couch can help create a soft and welcoming living room. Beige color will go beyond white, yet feel sweeter than the typical tan. This color also can help the living room feel more brighter as it creates a sunny and warming effects.
Another advantage of using beige as wall paint is that it can blend easily with any other colors and elements of your room, not only the gray couch. If your living room had any different materials and colors, than this color can help you to incorporate all of those different elements together.
7. Light Blue
Blue is one of the most favorite colors when it come to interior design. In previous ideas, we have stated that grayish blue can goes well with gray couch, but there is another shade of blue that can also works well for this job, that is light blue. Light blue can help a living room feel more natural as this colors represent the nature (sky).
Using light blue also help to add more depth and personality into the living room. And when it combined with gray couch, those combination is works well to help balance each other to create a natural, calming and elegant living room.